Know (10) More Words

Bilyeu, Suzanne
September 2004
Literary Cavalcade;Sep2004, Vol. 57 Issue 1, p30
Know 10 more words. When one meet 10 new people within the first few minutes of arriving at a party, it's difficult to remember all their names. But let's say one chat someone up. Simon absolutely slammed her with his snarky comments, but she just laughed at him. The Old Norse word berserkr came from bjorn plus serkr. In Winslow Homer's Odyssey — an epic poem recounting the adventures of the Greek hero Odysseus — Mentor is the friend whom Odysseus trusts above all others. The Roman goddess Salus promoted the health, well-being, and prosperity of individuals and of the state. INSET: SKILL DRILL.


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